the Balochistan Province has a unique
and critical role to play in the sustainable and economic
development of Pakistan, Balochistan Development Gateway
(BDG) is intended to enhance the access to and dissemination
of development information related to Balochistan.
It is a pioneering web-based knowledge initiative
presenting information on a range of issues pertaining
to this region.
Essentially, the Balochistan
Development Gateway (BDG) is a reference repository
for an evolving body of knowledge. It hopes to link provincial
and national stakeholders - government, civil society, media,
experts, donors and the general public - with their global
counterparts, weaving a web of information and experience
The main purpose of the
Balochistan Development Gateway is to have
all development related information — data, links,
material, promotions, development news, contact info of
public sector and civil society organizations in the province
uploaded and available at one stop windows for different
kind of users.
Gateway will be helpful in overcoming the information-
access, sharing and dissemination problem between the government
departments, public sector institutions and civil society.
It also seeks to provide a platform for all relevant government
agencies, donors, and non-governmental organisations as
well as the communities to share their information and experiences.
This gateway also supports the objective to link Balochistan
with the national and international knowledge networks of
Balochistan Programme would like to see BDG
as a rich web-based information and knowledge resource where
all stakeholders own and benefit/contribute from/to the
product and through an evolving process this initiative
should become sustainable.